Spanish & Portuguese | History of the Spanish Language
S603 | 3916 | Consuelo Lopez-Morillas
Professor Consuelo López-Morillas
TR 2:30pm - 3:45pm/section #3916/3cr./Ballantine Hall 018
History of the Spanish Language
Prerequisite: fulfillment of the Latin requirement (may be taken
concurrently). This course is required for Ph.D. students in Spanish
Literature. The rise and development of Spanish in the Iberian
Peninsula and Latin America, seen in historical and cultural
contexts. The history of sounds, grammatical forms, and words; major
dialects; the evolution of prose style to the 18th century.
There will be a midterm, a paper/project, and a final exam.
Rafael Lapesa, Historia de la lengua española, 9th ed. (1981) or